Category: #BlogChallenge

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Wah, Taj!

I am a firm believer of the adage, ‘Start as you mean to go’. So, when The Husband surprised me with a staycation for New Year’s Eve I jumped at the idea.  When he shared that the hotel he chose was The Taj Gateway Hotel on Residency Road, Bangalore, my immediate response was a double …






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10 Day ‘You’ Challenge: 8 Fears

8 Fears 1) Writer’s Block: Any writer who has faced it knows what I’m talking about. I was buried under the Block for 4 long years and it was the most frustrating phase of my writing life. 2) Lizards: They creep me out, big time! 3) Boring People: Boring people who think they are interesting …






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10 Day ‘You’ Challenge : 9 Loves

9 Loves 1)  Myself! Enough said!:) 2)  Reading: I used to read a book a day, I was that voracious a reader AND I also had that much time:-D I can’t keep up with that pace anymore BUT I have to read every day, it is a must! 3) Walking: My preferred mode of transport is …






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10 Day ‘You’ Challenge: 10 Secrets

10 Secrets 1) I LOVE Bollywood gossip! It is my stress buster! 2) I cannot drive. Despite a valid driving license, AND learning it thrice. Yes, I am duly ashamed of the fact. 3) I cannot ride a bicycle either. Yes, ashamed of that too. 4) I was a borderline OCD (and very annoying to …






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The Bank of Life

  I received a call from a bank “There’s a draft for you, would you collect it Ma’am?’ I was surprised and racked my brain couldn’t remember opening an account, in my name. Off I went, to see what this was all about I just had to go, had to clear a lot of doubts I …






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My all-time Favorite Film, and why : #TadkaTuesday

  Pic Courtesy: Google A few years ago on a boring Sunday afternoon as I was idly changing television channels, the title of a film ‘The Green Mile’ caught my eye, and since it was going to be telecast in the next 10 minutes I decided to watch it. The Green Mile is a story …






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Finding Mr Right

    So there I was, happily single, doing all the things I loved, traveling the world, and the perfect age for Auntie’s in the family and neighbourhood to look solemn and remind my parents that they had granted me way too much leeway and freedom of choice. My Parents and family laughed it off, …






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Aromatic #55er

‘You’ve cast a spell on me! With this brew that satiates me first and then awakens the beast within’ he danced around the hearth. ‘Oh God! Not the early morning drama again, before I’ve had my first cup of coffee!’ her eyes twinkled as she inhaled the aroma from her mug, and handed him his. …






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Surprise! #FridayFotoFiction #Week4

He told her to be at the restaurant at eight She blushed, promising she wouldn’t be late She dressed to the nines brushed her hair till it shined She drove to the restaurant Wondering what would be ‘the surprise’ She practiced her reaction Then laughed at herself, rolling her eyes She parked the car and …